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in state and local campaigns. >> leaders like ellen clark sgt come repeatedly stopping these meetings -- , repeatedly stopping these meetings as a politically active figure. doing everything they could to ground the campaign in domesticity. >> despite their efforts, the link made it tough whenever voters were in the big city. a specialist in francisco. >> the problem with san francisco is that women's suffrage as an idea was associated. >> susan b. anthony joined the provision party. a deadly idea in san francisco. liquor was the foundation of the economy. and >> anything that touched on the possibility of prohibition was greatly and popular. >> the first campaign was a great effort, but not a success. >> the war was not over. less than one decade later, a graphic protests brought new life to the movement. >> women's suffrage, the republican convention in oakland, this time it was the private sector response. 300 marched down the streets of the convention center. women were entitled to be here. >> joining together for another campaign. >> women opened a club in san francisco. it was c
. instead, the increase access to resources locally and globally through market driven and volunteer-based platforms that unleashed the creativity of citizens to create an exchange value directly with each other. it is very adaptable to local conditions. with this economic shift, there is also a cultural shift. we are rediscovering that the good life is about the basic things like health and family, community, purposeful work, friendship, spiritual expression. we are discovering access better supports the pursuit of happiness than ownership. let me talk about -- let me give you a couple of examples and the potential impact to give a feel of how this could be a fix. cars sharing is a really good thing to look at. it is the archetype of the sharing economy. it has been around for a while. the research has come out recently. a uc-berkeley study showed once shared car replaces nine to 13 owned cars. 50% of households who joine, joined to get access to a car that did not have access to the car. the total household the account in the sample size was about 6000. it dropped by 50%. another s
to encourage america's cup visitors and locals to go out and experience all that the city has to offer in the various neighborhoods. we look forward to pursuing the opportunities and shared interests with the city. >> with car sharing, we're lucky to be part of an industry that has addressed these things in the past. we have great leaders like zip car that have led the way and fought the battles on car sharing. it is a different activity. it has different iopportunities. we are working proactively to have conversations to educate people to understand how it is different even from car sharing. this is real people, real cars. we think it has even broader environmental and community implications. we got a $one. 7 million grant from the federal highway administration to launch a three-year study on peer to peer car sharing. we will be reporting back on how that is going. we will know quickly in terms of the impact of peer to peer cars sharing of people choosing not to own a vehicle. as we look at ways of enabling this behavior, not sharing your car is easier than sharing. it will have bene
communities project, so this is a valencia and streetscape, local streets and roads, a pavable rehabilitation project. new features, the bicycle and pedestrian improvements pot have previously projects could only be funded through larger streetescape projects or a bicycle project could be funded if it was on the bicycle network. those restrictions have been lifted. we can fund virtually any pedestrian project including education and outreach, a flexible category. and the school portion. we decided to call that out and focus in on a small amount of funds to look at infrastructure projects. the schedule we are working with right now, the funding framework, which we just looked at, the priority schedule, released today, will release projects after the board action next week. initial application also be due in october. we are working on getting a little of a previous release out a week early, making sure the application is up and online and projects will begin looking at it and understand what we are looking for. we are doing a two-part call for projects, so the first initial round will be due fo
, a 34,000 art space where the kids have program in the arts where local artists come together and different san francisco communities form and strengthen our common bond. i grew up in plaza east public housing. it was a tough place back then, as a number of places in the district still are. the economic and family circumstances for everyone were pretty dire. i saw family and friends lost to the streets, to prison and death including two of my siblings, i saw terrible poverty, crime, drugs, hopelessness and violence and joblessness but that was not all that we had. those people that i grew up have something else, a fighting experience resilience, those people found it in themselves to help their neighbors family and friends however they could. we relied upon each other and out of the crisis we created a great community. this is the spirit of san francisco. and that is why i am so thrilled to be able to speak to you today and now, because so many of you watching are my family, my friends, people who form the same communities that raised me up from difficult beginnings into the w
serves so many travel demands, whether they are local or cross-town or regional threats that are accessing the freeway goods movement. high levels of bicycles and pedestrians, lots of interesting opportunities and challenges. just to remind everyone that not only was the central freeway replaced and opened in 2005 with the new facility, octavia boulevard in addition the board of supervisors approved the market plan which called for several thousand units of new housing. if you have been on upper market you have been seeing that, now that project financing has returned, as well as several thousand new jobs through construction of new office space in the community. given the role of the study, the focus looked at needs in hayes valley, upper market and other parts of octavia area as well as connections to the rest of the city and the region. taking a look at what we know about the needs in the area, as we conducted the needs assessment and developed the articulation of key challenges, the boulevard project brought a lot of benefits from an urban design and land use perspec
systems and our property. i just feel like the local -- i feel like the shelter monitoring committee is being ignored. jane kim you are doing some work with that and i would appreciate if would you sends one of your legislative aide. >> excuse me, circumstance sir, we have a rule in the board that permits speakers from targeting certain supervisors. >> maybe you should send your legislative aides. maybe jane kim shouldn't be the only one trying to make the shelter systems better. i feel like the sf hot team is really being ignored in this equation. they will put someone off the streets and put them in a house and put their lives together. they have already cut them once and i would like at least people to start bringing them into the equation. the other thing that i am having a problem with. it just seems that everybody is disconnected from each other. like the san francisco male health association, the sro task force, the local homeless coordinating board and the shelter monitors are not really coming together to deal with this problem. >> thank you very much. i'm sorry, i reali
to begind not own guns with. leading to a larger debate r that -- far from resolved. >> a local community gets ready damaged during last year's earthquake. >> some warm temperatures. >> the return of chris cooley worms the hearts of a lot of redskins fans. -- warms the hearts of a lot of redskins fans. man: to some people, social security is just a number. but to me, it's money that i earned. i count ont ocial security. and i don't want washington politicians like george allen... privatizing it. if george allen wants to risk his owown money on wall street.. that's fine. but i don't want him risking mine. george allen just isn't watching out for us. anncr: the democratic senatorial campaign committee is... responsible for the content of this advertising. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] combine the pnc cashbuilder visa a credit car d with a qualala ifying pnc performance select checking account and earn 75% % more than cars earning 1% cash back on almost everythinth prices areline declining significantly, we are told. average is down 12 cents since last week. prices down locally as well. marylan
to redistribute those to rate payers. as of now transit and other local agencis are not part of the rate payer package that would receive money back. there is discussion about introducing legislation that would return some of that back to the rate payers. next is the project initiation document. there were two bills that were passed dealing with project initiation, one would not pass, ab1780, introduced by the self help county. this would have shifted funding and review and approval to the local agencies -- sorry, from the local agencies to the state highway account that did not pass. as a result, andb1477 was introduced and compromised at was at the end of session. the result from the locally funded developments and oversight will not be charged indirect costs. the reimbursement for both oversight and development. this assumes the highway account funding for state and joint-sponsored projects. lastly, just wanted to give you some quick look aheads for next year. we are looking at proposition 1b. that proposition coming to an end, which ultimately means transportation funding. brian kelly, sec
on infrastructure projects. and then there was also -- this came up, discuss, you know, shop local, give support for local business initiatives were discussed. and the mayor wants to lead a campaign targeting city employees to redirect 10% of their spending to local businesses. getting city departments to purchase local. create a shop local first initiative. and for each business that registers with the city that the city sends business with, put a window decal on, just getting people to shop, eat, drink and spend their money locally. and i want to s. os commissioner dwight and commissioner riley if they have any observations on that meeting that we had with the mayor. >> i think it was a good meeting. i thought there was -- obviously it was a little chaotic. so, i think scott's going to make some [speaker not understood] to make it a little more organized going in there. so, that's good. but no, i think it's fantastic that the mayor is open to meeting in that forum. >> i think you covered most of the items that were discussed. and i think it's a good idea to have some face time with the mayor e
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to create a robust local economy and thriving communities. the most visible demonstration of this commitment is the three new medical centers that we have under construction in oakland, san leandro and red with city. these symbolize our significant investment in the health of this region. now, it is my honor to introduce a man i believe shares our commitment to a strong, healthy future, san francisco mayor, ed lee. [applause] he was sworn in on january 8 of this year as the 43rd mayor of the city and county of san francisco. lee is the first asian-american mayor in san francisco's history. prior to his election, while serving as interim mayor, he championed balancing the budget, keep sanford cisco safe, solid, and successful by reforming city pensions, focusing on economic development, job creation, and public safety as his top priorities. they year lee -- mayor lee has worked hard to keep the economy and economic recovery on track, to create jobs for residents, and everything to support a thriving economic climate. during this term, he has said that he will keep his focus on economic develo
lebanon between groups that support and oppose the syrian government of bashar al assad. local media reported exchanges of fire involving automatic weapons and mortars. the violence was triggered by the killing of a top lebanese security official last week. he was known as a lead og poentd of the syrian president. his death was seen as an act of retaliation by the pro-assad faction in lebanon. the tensions are driving a wedge between the people, mainly sunni factions opposed to the syrian president are fighting against the shia group hezbollah and other sympathizers of bashar al assad. >>> a high-ranking syrian official says president assad welcomes in principle the cease-fire proposal by the united nations and the arab league. syria's deputy foreign minister faisal mekdad made the remarks on monday in an interview with nhk. president assad met with the united nations and envoy lakhdar brahimi sunday in damascus. brahimi called for a cease-fire between government and opposition forces starting on friday, the first day of aislamc eid al adha, a muslim holiday. deputy foreign minister
with the local law enforcement and local government. the local government is going, what is going on here? vegas was part of nevada and utah were mormon. the center of power used to be in salt lake city. it is still, to a degree. it was frowned upon. there was gambling and prostitution down there. with all this money, i think the folks up there when, hey, we should get our hands around this and get control of the situation. it made for strange bedfellows. really odd marriages of really different cultures in a way that we had not seen before. tavis: what are you learning so far about walking in the shoes of a wise guy, trying to go good? >> is really an interesting perspective. let's -- try to divorce yourself from me for a moment. this is part of my process. reading, talking to individuals, taking in information from whatever quarter i can find it. the attitude is, not speaking for myself, what separates me from law enforcement? nothing. they are just the people with the badges. they do things that are as corrupt and more corrupt than me. they are fighting for theirs. i am here so that i can get
. [ male announcer ] visit your local chevy dealer today. now get a 2013 malibu ls for around $199 dollars per month. i'm watching natalie's ballet recital and i'm pulling photos right from the video. great idea, we can pick one and frame it! here, watch this. she nails almost every move. our old camera could never do this. she's so good at ballet. i think she's the best in the class. where is she by the way? in time out. oh. and that one! [ male announcer ] take a photo straight from video and never miss a moment. the htc one x from at&t now $99.99. at&t. rethink possible. >> joe: joaquin arias takes over at third base for sandoval. and on the mound is sergio romo. they love romo here. and with good reason. a chance to visit with him prior to game five and one of the most appreciative, professional athletes i've run across in a long time. one of the most honest who during the course of the year has gathered his confidence. and now believes maybe he just is good enough to close games at the big league level. >> tim: what a great comment, what a great way to carry himself. and in admits tha
raton and fox 5 is debuting a new show. i will bring you fox 5 news edge and that is focusing on local and final candidate -- local and national issues. tom fitzgerald has more from the show and has more on what we can expect. >> reporter: we're here with 15 days left on this election. we're in a situation of an embarrassment of riches, despite all of the news we bring you every day at this critical juncture in this elect, frankly and there is more political news we can bring you. the idea is simp. over the next 15 days what, we created for folks is going to be a one-stop shopping that is going on right now. we're going to cover the presidential election like no other. by the time you finish with us, you will know where they were, why they were in that place and what exactly it was that they said. we're also going to check in on theocations of all of the campaign served los angeles. e presidential candidate and the focus here at home and we have a lot of elections in our area as well. we have the senate race in virginia and maryland. and, of course, we have a pledge the ora of oral lit
to the presidential race there are big state and local issues on the ballot. alameda county will hold a special drive outside the registrar's office. you have to reregister if you moved or changed your name since the last election. >>> record number of san francisco residents have registered to vote. 489,000, about 77% of city residents who are eligible to vote breaking the old record. >>> time for a look at the weather. what were conditions like when you came in? >> wet roads. i didn't get showers who is mike? >> it picks up when i go out of cal cut and started to come into the bay -- in the caldecott and started to come into the bay. golden gate bridge south out of marin where the heaviest rain is now in the north bay all that is going to slide south it is wet in a lot of areas. sue is covering a lot of accidents. you can see around san pablo, richmond across the richmond san rafael bridge,. there's more to the north as we look at last three hours this is going to be heavy north bay event through the morning while the rest of us will be dealing with showers and lighter rain until we get that cold f
about inmigration enough and then sometimes when we have talked about the local hiring around construction, i wonder how do we make sure some that some of those folks from the community, who have been displaced or who are part of the outmigration, how can they access some of those jobs? so i think there are more conversations that we need to have around that sort of thing, but thank you for your comments. >> thank you. >> i think that my understanding is that this gentleman asked about the who is being excluded from the right to return legislation? i think the only households that i understand would be excluded would be those who have been evicted. so if you have not been evicted, i think then you could be considered for return to your homes. you know? that is my understanding. >> supervisor cohen. >> thank you very much. this is something that i forget to mention and i'm also a co-sponsor on this, too. as we are less than 90 days with the rebuild of hunters view. we have had zero displacement and we're getting ready within the next 80 plus days to welcome new families
institute >> are watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, latebreaking. this is 11 news at noon. >> good afternoon. i am lisa robinson. a two-alarm fire rages through the south baltimore rowhome, sending six people to the hospital. kim dacey brought you this story is breaking news today bridge she brings us the latest. >> the fire started about 9 3:45 this morning and sent smoke and flames shooting into the air like nothing people in this neighborhood have ever seen. >> by the time i will, the house was fully engulfed. i saw the flames just shooting from the roof. >> wave after wave of a fire engines coming. i saw the plume of smoke. >> neighbors at the 1200 block of battery avenue woke to commotion. fire ripped through a three- story row home. fire officials said the blaze started on the first floor and spread up and over to the row homes on either side. luckily, no one was seriously injured five escaped from the home on fire. >> an elderly couple, two children, and an adult man. they were treated for mild smoke inhalation. >> the son of a couple in the home got a frantic phone
. thank you. >> thank you. >> yes parking here in san francisco is a major cash cow for local government. they raise close to $200 million in revenue from parking here and the variable meters in my opinion is just another gimmick. it parks close to $6 an hour to park at a meter on any given day it's ridiculous. i am opposed to the variable rate meters and would take the residential permit one step further and allow those people to be allowed to use the parking permits to park on meters in shopping areas so i would propose that i am definitely opposed to send meters and saturday meters. it's a deterrent to patronizing small business. >> okay. the resulting economy has resulted in internet base for short term rentals and many of the rentals are illegal and the hotel tax is not collected. should the city legalize some or all of the arrangements and collect a hotel tax and we will begin with you -- i will be glad to repeat the question. >> i honestly don't know how you would enforce a law like that. of course everyone should pay their fair share but i don't know how you could enforce that.
morning our local model trying to produce a shower. keeping the clouds north, sunshine south. this could a big temperature range. we may be near 70 up north, close to 80 southwest of dc. by wednesday more sunshine. upper 70s if not low 80s. wednesday looks to be spectacular for this time of year. in the metro region. north and west of town. trying to form here. maybe a depression in the next day or so. the models became jamaica, cuba. where does it go after that? does it come up the east coast? big question marks on the weekend. this could be a problem late sunday monday. today 72 and mild. tonight we are back in the 50s in town. 78 tomorrow more clouds north. more sun south. wednesday looks great. thursday and fray even saturday looks good. let's go over to monika. a vehicle fire along the right side of the road also southbound on 95 in maryland, near route 18. 270 looks great, no problems. let's take a live look at potomac here. nice and quiet still here. back over to our maps. inbound still looking good out of manassas. a few brake lights looking good on the dulles toll road herndon a
in a conflict zone or a troubled country, but you would not be wise to do that. a local driver who knows where he is going and talks with the armed men at checkpoints and says hello to them and smooth things out -- >> need people with you? >> one producer, one photographer, a driver in each country, and an interpreter in each country. it is a carload or a van load. with that group of people, you keep going. sometimes we go hundreds of miles a day. sometimes we would spend several days in the same city. each day, we were trying to build on what we learned about how democracy was evolving, if it would be appalled at all. there were security problems in all three countries. we were looking for the heartbeat of these places. >> what is the first thing you tell somebody they want to do that you did? >> i would say go ahead. >> is it expensive? >> of course. especially if you want to do it quickly and securely. you need to look for a decent hotel to spend a night. and you need to hire people to take along. >> security? >> you do not worry about security. you do not take security. you do not take a b
help. >>> now, scientists are looking at the meteor that hit a local house. >>> a growing problem, cell phone problems, its theft, how careiors are trying to stop it. thirty-eight mean? funding. restores what we've lost... music and science labs. and your school. can get a world-class education. and sacramento can't touch it. me? >>> when a fireball went across the skies the path was traced and thought there could be fragments in the south bay, well, it seems they were right. the treasure hunt ended. >> i am glad it was real. >> reporter: her house in navado was unusually quiet because the giants game was in a rain delay. >> i hurt a bump, bump, bump, something hit the roof. that is odd. i have is no overhanging trees. >> reporter: two days later she read an article about the meteor. she remembered the thump on her roof and decided to look around. >> i saw one thing. i thought, all right. that is it. great, if not, i am done. and, sure enough that is what it was. [ laughter ] >> reporter: nasa study institute says it say piece from the flaming fireball. he helped track the path of th
monica bay. other cities and towns release treated wastewater, or effluent, into local rivers, lakes, and streams. as it flows downstream, additional cities may capture it for drinking water, consume it, and treat the water again. in other words, the water coming out of a wastewater treatment plant often enters the watershed, flows into intakes of drinking water treatment plants, and eventually finds its way right back to our faucets. it takes huge investments to ensure that wastewater and drinking water treatment plants function properly to maintain a safe water supply. we made the initial investments in the plants and the pipes. but once we accomplished that, there was this great recognition that we had a series of issues associated with wet weather conditions. storm events where, all of a sudden, you're dealing with a lot of water. narrator: large amounts of rainwater can cause flooding. engineers developed two approaches to stormwater infrastructure to transport water away from the urban environment. one approach was to carry waste and stormwater through the same pipe. this combi
of religion which can drive violence. it is complicated. many local communities and the global communities struggle to chart the right course through this complicated fray. is protected, upaware that in d trouble that martin varmints of violent conflict, andour prograd around the world, is painfully in nations and democracies of countries facing political turmoil or transition, religious influence and shaping attitudes and behaviors towards respect of violence, governance, and attitudes towards other groups is often heightened. and of course, religious heightened influence is not always for peaceful ends. particularly when media is added nations and democracies of countries facing political turmoil or to a cocktail that can incite violence locally, but also across international borders in our increasingly shrinking world, again as we witnessed in september 2012. we also know from our experiences on the ground, in most cases, government and policy alone does not and cannot address religious dynamics that shape civil society. in fact, in many instances, silicide organizations may be those be
. >> the california line is mostly locals. the commuters in the morning, i see a lot of the same people. we don't have as tourists. we are coming up to street to chinatown. since 1957, we are the only city in the world that runs cable cars. these cars right here are part of national parks system. in the early 1960's, they became the first roles monument. the way city spread changed with the invention of the cable car. >> people know in san francisco, first thing they think about is, let's go >> hello, i am with the recreation and parks department. we are featuring the romantic park location in your backyard. this is your chance to find your heart in santa and cisco with someone special. -- san francisco with someone special. our first look out is here at buena vista park, a favorite with couples and dog walkers. both have a significant force. a refreshing retreat from urban life. the romantic past that meander up and down the park under pines and eucalyptus. hang out in this environment and you might see butterflies it, fennel, and then the lines. -- dandelions. is ada accessible. public transit is p
resources and a lot of information. >> is most centralized. and locally, to connect with professionalism, the northern california chapter. they put together class's brought to the bay area, and they are the most local and specific. you can find networking resources and great stuff through that website. >> there is a whole lot more to talk about, but it is 1:30. thank you for coming, and see you next month. thank you very much.
wave tonight. tomorrow morning, a showery commute with afternoon thunderstorms, mostly over our local mountains. and then by wednesday, a few a.m. showers, finally getting that sunshine. but temperatures will be cool throughout the week. we still have more to talk about when it comes to that giants game. stick around for that forecast. right now, back to you guys. >> christina, thanks so much. we want to continue our storm coverage with arturo santiago who is live in san jose where they are getting a break from the showers. good morning to you. >> reporter: good morning, marla. and we are getting a little bit of a break here. we're right off highway 280. and we're getting some sunshine and a little bit of blue skies right now. 280 is drying up pretty much. but it has been a very cold and soaking wet morning for the bay area. the wind and the rain caused a variety of problems. drivers did have to travel on slick, wet roads and highways in the morning rush hour as the driving rain created hydroplane conditions and kept down speeds. commuters did have to splash through a good amount of s
in a lot of business for the local businesses in the area. dress warmly because the weather will be unpredictable. first pitch is at 5:07. >> be loud, too. >> reporter: of course. >> thank you. >>> construction on the san mateo bridge finished way ahead of schedule. it opened an hour earlier than anticipated at 4:00 this morning. the bridge had been closed down since friday night so crews could make much-needed seismic upgrades and repairs. and more good news for drivers. crews were so efficient they won't need to close the bridge next weekend as planned. >>> a driver is lucky to be alive after a freight train hit his truck slicing it in half. the accident happened around 3:00 this morning in fremont on auto mall parkway. it appears the truck driver got stuck while crossing the railroad tracks. and that's when a union pacific cargo train hit it. the driver got out before the crash. >>> in other headlines, jury deliberations start today in the giselle esteban murder trial. the union city mother is charged with killing nursing student michelle le, who disappeared last may from
small businesses, our neighborhood commercial corridors, our local manufacturers, that they face. and take to heart and take to being critical as part of my role in this -- leading the economic development team to not only ensure we create the conditions for success for small businesses, provide strong assistance for them, good programs that make a difference, but that we're also connecting san francisco businesses and residents for the small business we're creating. long-winded way of saying i'm looking forward to working with the commission. and just want to say thank you also to regina and her incredible team of chris and christian, martha and jane who all really are incredible staff members who regina works with closely. and i think it makes a difference in the city. >> okay, thank you. welcome aboard. >> thank you. >> look forward to working with you. >> thank you, todd. >> next item. >> commissioners, item 4, approval of the september 10, 2012 meeting minutes; explanatory documents; draft september 10, 2012 minutes. >> do we have a motion to approve the minutes? >> i motion
and other postings on local websites and using inflammatory rhetoric and mentality and intimidating my neighbors. i loved in cities in the south including texas and louisiana but i have never seen a good old boy system than right here. through the years i have watched many of my local neighbors including medical doctors throw up their hands and surrender to this harassment and oppression. but i believe we need to stand up to bullies, not just the children in recent documentaries but all bullies and the foundation shrewd billionaires and the well paid lobbyists and business friends and associates who stand to reap millions of dollars from their agenday bullies ask that we turn a blind eye and ignore their corrupting influence. i had some of you sitting here would stand up for citizens who are simply willing to present a balanced perspective. maybe you can't be bothered to think about my personal safety or my family or even my neighbors but i thought at least you would have wanted to find out about the men who attacked me for the soccer parents who all of you have been well informed
injured. with help from local, state and federal agencies police searched the spa for hours. looking for the suspect. 45-year-old radcliff franklin haughton. they finally found him dead inside. he had shot himself. haughton's wife worked at the spa. police confirmed she had recently taken out a restraining order against her husband after a confrontation earlier this month at the spa. >> in that incident, witnesses stated that the suspect fired at his wife's vehicle. >> i love my son. i don't approve of what he did. and it's been a shock to all the family. >> reporter: this is the second mass shooting in less than three most in the milwaukee area. in august a man opened fire killing six people in a sikh temple in october creek. both president obama and vice presidential candidate paul ryan who is from wisconsin expressed their sympathy and said their thoughts are with the victims' families. >> police have not identified the victims and did not say whether haughton's wife was one of those killed. >>> overseas now. authorities say in jordan they foiled an al qaeda linked plot to attack
at the temperatures locally. still 60 in great falls, 65 in columbia and 64 in college park. 97 day forecast when 9news now returns. >>> there are about 2.5 million native americans in this country and about a quarter of them are catholic. now they can celebrate a saint of their very own. >> reporter: known as lily of the mohawks, she became the first native american saint sunday in a ceremony celebrated by pope benedict xvi. born in 1656 to a mohawk father and a christian mother, she was disfigured and partially blinded by smallpox. she was persecuted by her tribe when she converted to christianity at 20. the vatican says she cured this native american boy of a flesh eating bacteria in 2006, thanks to his parents prayers. on sunday he was one of few who received communion from the pope. 300 years after her death, many wore traditional headdress in her honor. others among the crowd of 80,000 wore flowers to celebrate another new american saint, mother mary ann cope. the 19th century nun and her sisters cared for help pers in an isolated colony in hawaii. >> she is the best of the spirit of st. fran
announcer ] visit your local chevy dealer today. now get a 2013 malibu ls for around $199 dollars per month. i'm watching natalie's ballet recital and i'm pulling photos right from the video. great idea, we can pick one and frame it! here, watch this. she nails almost every move. our old camera could never do this. she's so good at ballet. i think she's the best in the class. where is she by the way? in time out. oh. and that one! [ male announcer ] take a photo straight from video and never miss a moment. the htc one x from at&t now $99.99. at&t. rethink possible. the htc one x from at&t now $99.99. >>oe: joaquin arias takes over at third base for sandoval. and on the mound is sergio romo. they love romo here. and with good reason. a chance to visit with him prior to game five and one of the most appreciative, professional athletes i've run across in a long time. one of the most honest who during the course of the year has gathered his confidence. and now believes maybe he just is good enough tolose games at the big league level. >> tim: what a great comment, what a great way to carry hims
. you decide 2012 will focus on local and national candidates and issues during the final two weeks of the campaign. it starts tomorrow at 6:30 p.m. here on fox 5. >>> still ahead, a special honor for the lily of the mohawks. the roman catholic church elevates the first native american to sainthood. >> a man pulls out a samurai sword during a fight. that bizarre story coming up.  [ mitt romney ] we have to work on a collaborative basis. look, the reason i'm in this race is there are people that are really hurting today in this country. and we face this deficit -- could crush the future generations. and republicans and democrats both love america but we need to have leadership -- leadership in washington that will actually bring people together and get the job done and could not care less if it's a republican or a democrat. i've done it before, i'll do it again. i'm mitt romney, and i approve this message. but to me, it's moneney that i earned. i'm mitt romney, man: to someme people, social security is just a number. i count on social security. and i d
. >> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at 5:00 a.m. >> good morning. welcome back to 11 news today. it is ale little chilly. -- it is a little chilly. 30's outside the city. 47 at the airport. a warm front listed over the east. this will bring a big jump in the temperatures. details coming up in the full forecast. >> thank you. 47 degrees at the airport. we're following breaking news in south baltimore. >> a strong storm tore through the area. the storm service will confirm whether a tornado touched down in harford county. >> we will [captioning made possible by constellation energy group] captioned by the national captioning institute >> you're watching wbal-tv 11. live, local, late-breaking. this is 11 news today at 5:00 a.m. >> good morning. i am lisa robinson. >> i am stan stovall. thanks for joining us for 11 news today. >> it was gorgeous yesterday. >> things are improving as we
. the local newspaper is affirming that is being invested. the party opposite -- he will stay like that -- there for a very long time. [shouting] the reason you are going to stay there is the reason, because of the borrowing and spending and debt that you deliver. your answer is more borrowing, spending, and debt. so get yourself [comfortableyourselfshouting] comfortable. [shouting] >> why won't the prime minister publish all of the e-mail's and other forms of correspondence between himself and his office and rebekah brooks and enws international. is it because they are too salacious and embarrassing to the prime minister, or is it, i would not smile, when the truth comes out, the prime minister would not be smiling? >> before answering this question, i would like everybody to recall that the honorable members stood up and read out a whole lot of levinson information that was under embargo that he was not supposed to read. he has never apologized. until he apologizes, i will not answer his question. [shouting] >> i help the house will have the restraint and courtesy to hear -- oyme
before turning the gun on himself. police locked down a local mall a country club and a hospital while they looked for him. eventually finding his body in a locked room in the spa. police say the shooting was a domestic dispute between him and his estranged wife who worked at the salon. >> classes in beirut and other parts of lebanon leaving two people dead and more than a dozen injured overnight. hours after hundreds of protestors stormed the government palace. (gun shots) >> lebanese soldiers fighting off the mob by firing bullet noose the air and throwing tear gas. the violent clashes sparked on friday when a top security official was killed in a car bomb. it linked to war by protestors calling on lebanon's prime minister to step down. the u.s. says it will slech gate the attack. >> mitt romney taking a debate he officiated the coin toss between members of his staff and the media. >> don't worry about injuries, guys. >> physical whoa! >> final score of 14-14 tie. those are your 5@5 headlines. >> very fitting much like the polls almost all tied up. >> now it's time for the first degr
are the men of local 147, who work deep below the city. they began building the infrastructure of new york in 1872. from the subways to the sewers, the water tunnels to the highway tunnels, new york city thrives because of their work. ryan: you got one little hole in the ground, and nobody knows we're here. see the empire state building, right. that's 1,000 feet. so you figure, you go down 1,000. how high that is -- that's how far we go down. narrator: stretching more than 60 miles under the city, tunnel 3 is taking generations of workers to complete. ryan: i don't even want to imagine what my father had to go through. when we first started, it was a rough job. everything was dynamite. now, they have these machines called "moles." it's like a big drill, and it just cuts right through the ground. so there's no more dynamite. and it's still a rough job, but it's gotten to a point where it's a lot safer. in the '70s, we lost a man a mile basically. here, maybe we've had two or three deaths in the last 20 years, which is too much anyway, but it's cut down a lot. hurwitz: city tunnel number 3 w
in that local city, and that's completely a result of activists forcing the issue, surfrider and other local groups, saying, "hey, these water quality issues are real and you need to address them." and only until the public sort of creates that will will the politicians respond. narrator: while some cities deal with infrastructure issues, others have concerns about the sustainability of water supplies. allbee: it's not just about the sustainability of the assets, it's about the sustainability of our water resources. parts of this country that thought of themselves as water rich 20, 30 years ago, now are discovering that they really are not water rich, they have source supply issues, they have serious questions about how they're going to accommodate additional growth in their communities. melosi: if we can find alternatives, we can preserve a water supply. conservation of water is a way of generating more water. allbee: we think that a household can actually reduce its water usage by about 30%. and that's hugely important in terms of the amount of infrastructure that community's going to requ
is making calls for state and local democratic candidates. she wants to encourage liberal voters, and especially those who support abortion rights, to get out to the polls next month. >> we get the government that we deserve because we get the government that we vote for. and right now it's not good enough for me. >> reporter: richards is part of a growing force on the political scene. the 46 million americans who say they are not affiliated with a religion. their numbers have been rising rapidly, and they are heavily democratic. >> something like a quarter of people who identify with the democrats or lean towards the democratic party are in this unaffiliated category. that's a lot of votes. that's a major group. >> reporter: professor john green directs the bliss institute at the university of akron and has long studied the relationship between religion and politics. >> religious affiliation has often been closely associated with the major party coalitions, with the democrats and the republicans each drawing on different religious communities, and sometimes fighting over religio
: dozens of local and national issues are on the ballot in the district. plus three d.c. council measures that would toughen ethics laws and force leaders to be forced from office. some still unresolved. >> we have very important local charter provisions to vote on. >> reporter: on the ethics thing? >> absolutely. >> reporter: maryland's early voting began saturday. virginia allows more traditional absentee balloting that's already begun. the early voting in the district is new since the 2008 presidential election. when voters were confronted with extraordinary lines for president obama, who got 93% of the vote. >> we had a situation where the morning vote on election day, the lines extended blocks and blocks and blocks. we'll see whether the early voting takes some of that pressure off. but we're ready. >> nationwide, 4.5 million people already have cast their ballots for november 6th. wendy, that includes me. >> good for you. thanks, tom. >>> banned for life, and out of the record books. today cycling's govning body stripped lance armstrong of his record seven tour de france titles. the
local victory office -- get involved. make sure that in november, we send mitt romney and paul ryan to the white house and send barack obama packing back to chicago. [applause] because we will win this election, and we will get this country back on track. we do not have to settle for this. america can do better, and we will do better with new leadership. please let me introduce you, state representative adam schrader. [applause] >> thank you very much. i'm a state rep. i'm here on the doorstep to durham in newmarket. it is a fantastic turnaround today. hopefully everybody comes out to vote november 6. i encourage you to do that. as the gentleman said earlier, every vote on every one of these positions matters. one of the reasons i'm here today is because i know mitt romney and paul ryan understand small businesses really drive our economy and create jobs. i am also a small-business owner. we own a place called the music club. i say that because we happen to not just create jobs, but we are one of many small businesses that our job incubators. we have musicians and artists and local
. one other piece of local business, the radars and jacksonville, a tough home coming for maurice jones drew, left early. his backup, jennings, pretty strong. at one point it was 26- 26, the jaguars. late in the fourth your, the gape is tied. if they would have lost to jacksonville, that would have been one and five. left play regulation, nfl record, 64--yarder? no. overtime. from there the radar defense took over stripping cecil shorts iii. he fumbled radars set it up. 40 yards, 26-23. radars are two and four. they are at kansas city one week from today. the big news around here, the giants and st. louis cardinals, if the giant win tomorrow, they will open the world series at at&t park against detroit on wednesday. i got a text and note from brian brian van aiken, the weather, he thirty-eight mean? funding. restores what we've lost... music and science labs. and your school. can get a world-class education. and sacramento can't touch it. me? the sky's my limit. >>> nissan is recalling the '12 and '13 ultimas. the highway traffic administration say they could have inadequate bolts not p
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